Vietnam War Memorial

Vietnam War Memorial (HM1OJG)

Location: Mason City, IA 50401 Cerro Gordo County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 9.224', W 93° 11.583'

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These doors turning with the wind, once flew in Vietnam. They now host the names & towns of those from Mason City and surrounding counties who died in in [sic] an ungrateful war. You've never really died if you are remembered. These names will be remembered Forever.
A Bleeding Flag.
A Bleeding Country.
A Bleeding Soldier.
How much blood needs to
be lost by a Nation
before they get it right?
You've never lived until you've almost
died, for those who fight for it.
Life has a flavor the protected
will never know.
We give you our Deaths.
We ask you to give them meaning.
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Northern Iowa Vietnam Casualties
Mason City, Iowa

Richard L. Cullen · Robert R. Davis · David C. Gunderson · Lloyd Harms · George Johnson [sic] · Nickolas R. Koehler · Anthony E. Peterson · John E. Quam · Michael A. Schroeder · Daniel C. Upton · Donald W. Wilson · John H. Wrisberg II · James L. Verhelst · Ricky M. Glaspey · Jack L. James · Glenn R. Morrison Jr. · Richard L. Rish · James W. West
Swaledale, Iowa
John L. Tracy
Manly, Iowa
Jeffrey Westly
Dumont, Iowa
Dean A. Borneman
Grafton, Iowa
Kenneth M. Baldwin
Rockwell, Iowa
Steven A. Mathers
Rockford, Iowa
Timmie J. Ward
Hampton, Iowa
Dean Oltman · Steven R. Stoltz · Grey H. Wagner · Edward Vanevery Jr.
Garner, Iowa
David R. Goll · Rickey D. Revland
Forest City, Iowa
Don G. Lammers · Dennis M. Skogerboe
Northwood, Iowa
Donald W. McNamara
Britt, Iowa
Keith Kahlstorf · Robert F. Olson
Charles City, Iowa
Dennis A. Carlson · David L. Meyer · Stanley D. White
Lake Mills, Iowa
Vernon L. Okland
Stacyville, Iowa
Howard M. Bissen · Bruce C. Halbach · John R. Pitzen
Leland, Iowa
Paul D. Carson
Plymouth, Iowa
Gerald L. Foell
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HM NumberHM1OJG
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Placed ByMax Weaver
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 11th, 2015 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 484304 N 4777904
Decimal Degrees43.15373333, -93.19305000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 9.224', W 93° 11.583'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 9' 13.44" N, 93° 11' 34.98" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)641
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 448-498 2nd St NE, Mason City IA 50401, US
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